Buffalo’s losing streak is awful, and don’t expect it to get betterthehockeynews.com 10 hours agoThe Buffalo Sabres have lost 13 in a row, and that’s not 13 in a row with an overtime or shootout loss sprinkled in. No, it’s 13 regulation losses in a row. And aside from a shot at a generational talent, there’s no reason to be hopeful for the rest of …Upvote Share Tweet
Separation between East’s have & have-not teams will make NHL trade deadline uniquethehockeynews.com Jan 29 (yesterday)If you don’t know by now the NHL’s points system is essentially a competitive funhouse mirror designed to give more teams the appearance they’ve got a shot at a playoff spot, you should. The league has, to the credit of its business acumen, recognized m…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 28 (3 days ago)CALGARY - Forty-eight hours after playing in his first all-star game, Johnny Gaudreau was back in Calgary and making the type of impact that earned the Flames rookie an invite to the NHL's gala weekend. Gaudreau scored his 14th and 15th goals...Upvote Share Tweet
Sabres suspend Zadorov for missing practiceESPN.com Jan 26 (4 days ago)The Buffalo Sabres have suspended rookie defenseman Nikita Zadorov for failing to report to the team on time following the NHL all-star break.Upvote Share Tweet
Legendary Islander Clark Gillies: “The last thing on my hockey bucket list is to drink from the Stanley Cup one more time”thehockeynews.com Jan 26 (4 days ago)Scoring 304 goals and 663 points in his 872 games as an Islander – not to mention his 891 penalty minutes, Clark Gillies was a Hall of Fame power forward and core member of the Islanders dynasty teams of the 1980s. He added another 47 goals and 46 assis…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 26 (4 days ago)The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will suspend defenseman Nikita Zadorov, who missed today's practice, for failure to report to the team on time following the NHL All-Star break. "We anticipate Nikita joining the team at some point du...Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: What to watch as trade deadline draws nearthehockeynews.com Jan 26 (5 days ago)With the 2015 NHL All-Star Game now history and teams returning to action on Tuesday, the focus shifts toward the approaching NHL trade deadline on March 2. It’s expected trade activity will increase over the next five weeks as more clubs fall out of pl…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, Sabres, Oilers, and Senators all prepared to make moves following breakthehockeynews.com Jan 24 (7 days ago)Talk of the the Toronto Maple Leafs and Los Angeles Kings swapping toxic contracts by exchanging defenseman Dion Phaneuf and Mike Richards persists in the rumor mill. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman believes it could make sense for both clubs. He thinks t…Upvote Share Tweet
Five players you can expect to be dealt after the All-Star breakthehockeynews.com Jan 23In the salary cap era, trades before the All-Star break are becoming increasingly rare. But once the All-Star festivities come to an end and teams get back to business, the trade winds really start picking up. There are several players that have been he…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 20Zac Rinaldo, welcome back to the Department of Player Safety hearing room ... The Philadelphia Flyers forward, suspended four games last April for a head-shot on Buffalo Sabres defenseman Chad Ruhwedel, could earn a longer one for his illegal hit on Pit…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 19Forwards Matt Ellis and Philip Varone were reassigned Monday by the Buffalo Sabres to Rochester of the American Hockey League. Ellis, 33 is scoreless in four NHL games this season. He has seven goals and 13 assists in 36 games with the American...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 18DETROIT - Henrik Zetterberg scored three goals in the third period to cap an impressive Detroit comeback, lifting the Red Wings to a 6-4 victory over Buffalo on Sunday night — the Sabres' 11th consecutive loss. It was the sixth career hat tri...Upvote Share Tweet
Getting To Know: Clint Malarchukthehockeynews.com Jan 18Status: Former NHL goaltender from 1981-1992 for Quebec, Buffalo and Washington. Recently published an autobiography titled “The Crazy Game.” DOB: May 1, 1961 In: Grand Prairie, Alberta First Hockey Memory: “Was up north in Grand Prairie, Alberta, going…Upvote Share Tweet
Sabres suffer 10th straight regulation lossESPN.com Jan 17Chris VandeVelde scored a third-period breakaway goal to help the Philadelphia Flyers snap a six-game road losing streak and send the Sabres to their 10th straight regulation defeat with a 4-3 victory at Buffalo on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Avalanche’s O’Reilly, Sabres’ Myers center of trade talksthehockeynews.com Jan 17The Colorado Avalanche’s struggles this season continue to provide fodder for trade rumors involving versatile forward Ryan O’Reilly, winner of the 2014 Lady Byng Trophy. It’s well known the Avalanche lack skilled blueline depth, which is reflected in t…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 16BUFFALO, N.Y. - Devan Dubnyk stopped 18 shots for his 10th career shutout in his Minnesota debut, Jason Pominville had three assists against his former team, and the Wild snapped a six-game skid with a 7-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 15Wild snap 6-game skid in Dubnyk's debut: beat Sabres 7-0Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 14BUFFALO, N.Y. - The NHL has suspended Minnesota Wild defenceman Ryan Suter two games for elbowing Pittsburgh Penguins forward Steve Downie in the head. Suter will miss Minnesota's game Thursday night in Buffalo against the Sabres and Saturday...Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Kessel, Phaneuf could be traded in off-seasonthehockeynews.com Jan 14In the week since the Toronto Maple Leafs replaced coach Randy Carlyle on an interim basis with Peter Horachek, trade rumors continue to dog the club. Much of it centers upon Leafs star Phil Kessel, whose critics were out in full force last week. During…Upvote Share Tweet
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